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Total crime 79%
Violent crime 26%
Property crime 97%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWindsor Heights/100k peopleIowa/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime231n/a (estimate)4,6191,9422,580
Murder0n/a0.01.75.0
Rape3n/a60.030.942.6
Robbery2n/a40.029.586.2
Assault9n/a180.0187.9246.8
Violent crime14n/a (estimate)280250381
Burglary20n/a399.9352.6376.0
Theft196n/a3,919.21,190.41,594.6
Vehicle theft1n/a20.0148.5228.9
Property crime217n/a (estimate)4,3391,6922,200

Key findings

  • Windsor Heights crime rates are 79% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Windsor Heights are 26% lower than the national average
  • In Windsor Heights you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Windsor Heights is safer than 21% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Windsor Heights has not changed

Windsor Heights crime map

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The Windsor Heights crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Windsor Heights as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Windsor Heights crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Windsor Heights (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Windsor Heights, IA per 100,000 people. In Windsor Heights, the total number of daily crimes is 2.38 times more than the Iowa average and 1.79 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Windsor Heights is 1.12 times more than the Iowa average and 1.36 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Windsor Heights has a daily crime rate that is 2.57 times more than the Iowa average and 1.97 times more than the national average.

      How Safe is Windsor Heights (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in Windsor Heights in comparison to other Iowa communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is Windsor Heights safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show Windsor Heights being safer than 22% of cities in Iowa and 21% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Iowa cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Windsor Heights. In conclusion, Windsor Heights ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Windsor Heights

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Windsor Heights is 1 in 358
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Windsor Heights is 1 in 24
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Windsor Heights is 1 in 22
      How likely are you to become a victim of crime? In Windsor Heights, Iowa you have a 1 in 358 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Windsor Heights.

      Year Over Year Crime In Windsor Heights (per 100,000 people)

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Windsor Heights, Iowa (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Windsor Heights has not changed, the amount of property crime in Windsor Heights has not changed, and the total amount of crime in Windsor Heights has not changed year over year.

      Windsor Heights police department

      ItemWindsor HeightsIowaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)143,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.81.83.3
      There are a total of 14 Windsor Heights police officers. This results in 2.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 56.8% greater than the Iowa average and 13.1% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Iowa

      StateTotal offendersIowa /100KNational /100K
      Iowa6,040205266
      There are a total of 6,040 sex offenders in Iowa. This yields a total of 205 sex offenders in Iowa per 100,000 residents which is 23% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Granger, IA1,46164432495
      Polk City, IA4,115130455585
      Dallas Center, IA1,85181545626
      Van Meter, IA1,25684571655
      Saylorville, IA3,44589601690
      Cumming, IA415101684785
      Norwalk, IA9,94483828910
      Windsor Heights, IA4,9802804,3394,619

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      East Harwich, MA4,979194724917
      Mansfield, LA4,9797173,8814,598
      Lawrenceburg, IN4,9835962,3252,921
      Silver Springs, NV4,9845092,2942,803
      Burbank CDP, CA4,9842301,2241,454
      Windsor Heights, IA4,9802804,3394,619
      Source: The Windsor Heights, IA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.